The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Software Engineer
Rank 139 148 116
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -32
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 6 1 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.23% 0.039% 0.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.042% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 11
Average salary £50,000 £60,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
Java Software Engineer
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2443 2368 1975
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 93.64% 92.14% 96.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1568 1786 1679
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Java Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java Software Engineer in the job title across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Java Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java Software Engineer across the Reading region.

Java Software Engineer Salary Trend in Reading

Java Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Software Engineer across the Reading region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

Java Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Reading

Java Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Java Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Java Software Engineer in their job title.

1 16 (100.00%) Java
1 16 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 14 (87.50%) Spring
3 13 (81.25%) Open Source
4 12 (75.00%) Servlets
5 11 (68.75%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (62.50%) Struts
6 10 (62.50%) XML
6 10 (62.50%) J2EE
6 10 (62.50%) JDBC
6 10 (62.50%) LDAP
6 10 (62.50%) RESTful
6 10 (62.50%) Struts2
6 10 (62.50%) Node.js
7 8 (50.00%) CSS
7 8 (50.00%) HTML
8 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
9 6 (37.50%) SQL
10 5 (31.25%) Maven
10 5 (31.25%) AspectJ
10 5 (31.25%) Ajax
10 5 (31.25%) French Language
10 5 (31.25%) FreeMarker
10 5 (31.25%) Inversion of Control
10 5 (31.25%) SaaS
10 5 (31.25%) Software Architecture
10 5 (31.25%) Web Services
10 5 (31.25%) Tomcat
10 5 (31.25%) MVC
10 5 (31.25%) Hibernate

Java Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Java Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Java Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (62.50%) Node.js
2 5 (31.25%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 5 (31.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (62.50%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) RDBMS
1 3 (18.75%) NoSQL
1 3 (18.75%) Relational Database
2 2 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Maven
2 2 (12.50%) Eclipse
General
1 5 (31.25%) French Language
2 4 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (6.25%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Marketing
3 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (87.50%) Spring
2 12 (75.00%) Servlets
3 10 (62.50%) Struts
3 10 (62.50%) XML
3 10 (62.50%) J2EE
3 10 (62.50%) JDBC
3 10 (62.50%) RESTful
3 10 (62.50%) Struts2
4 8 (50.00%) HTML
4 8 (50.00%) CSS
5 5 (31.25%) Web Services
5 5 (31.25%) Hibernate
5 5 (31.25%) Ajax
5 5 (31.25%) FreeMarker
6 3 (18.75%) jQuery
6 3 (18.75%) Apache Camel
6 3 (18.75%) HTML5
6 3 (18.75%) JMS
7 2 (12.50%) JSP
8 1 (6.25%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 13 (81.25%) Open Source
2 11 (68.75%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (31.25%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (31.25%) Software Architecture
2 5 (31.25%) MVC
3 4 (25.00%) Multithreading
4 3 (18.75%) SOA
4 3 (18.75%) OO
5 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (6.25%) TDD
6 1 (6.25%) Code Coverage
6 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
6 1 (6.25%) EAI
6 1 (6.25%) OOD
6 1 (6.25%) UML
6 1 (6.25%) OOP
6 1 (6.25%) Low Latency
6 1 (6.25%) Functional Programming
6 1 (6.25%) Use Case
6 1 (6.25%) Integration Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
3 6 (37.50%) SQL
4 5 (31.25%) AspectJ
5 1 (6.25%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) QA